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Old 04-18-2013, 10:49 AM   #18
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Old 04-18-2013, 02:16 PM   #19
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A walkaround on the Solstice. I donated it to the Phoenix Children's Hospital and it was auction at Russo and Steele in January.

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Old 04-18-2013, 02:43 PM   #20
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Beautiful Solstice. Can't wait to see the finished T/A
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Old 04-18-2013, 03:41 PM   #21
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Old 04-18-2013, 04:49 PM   #22
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I'm surprised no one has built a ZL1 based Trans Am labeled as WS6 or anything.
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Old 04-18-2013, 05:09 PM   #23
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want to see more!
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Old 04-18-2013, 05:27 PM   #24
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sbindley,
Outstanding idea..can hardly wait for the final product...TAs were always one of the coolest cars....friend of mine has a 69 TA....He was the bodyshop instructor at IVY TECH that painted our 68 Camaro as a class project in 1988!!..

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Old 04-19-2013, 08:55 AM   #25
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I believe they have a ZL1 in the shop now undergoing the Transformation. Most of their TA's leave with more power than the ZL1 anyway, and it is a lot of money for pieces that get removed - hood, most body panels, wheels, etc.
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Old 04-19-2013, 09:38 AM   #26
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Tell them you want daily pictures.
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Old 04-19-2013, 10:10 AM   #27
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I bug them for pics a lot, but there was a long period of blocking and sanding pieces that would not show much progress. Interior pieces were sent out for CF wrap/dipping, upholstery getting stitched, etc. I've been told that most of that is being completed so I should begin to see more real progress as pieces are put back on the car. The wait on the t-tops is from them finishing the development of a 2.0 system they claim will be far better than what they have been doing to this point. I believe I will have the first new version.
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Old 04-19-2013, 11:11 PM   #28
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After all the tedious stuff (sanding...) will they increase the number of pictures?

I'm excited for ya!
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Old 04-23-2013, 09:12 AM   #29
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TA Depot just sent me a photo of the new style rear they are using going forward. My car will be one of the first to get it. Looks nice and seamless. (The graphics are Photoshopped.) *This is not my vehicle, just the car they used to mock up the new rear fascia.
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Old 04-23-2013, 09:39 AM   #30
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TA Depot just sent me a photo of the new style rear they are using going forward. My car will be one of the first to get it. Looks nice and seamless. (The graphics are Photoshopped.) *This is not my vehicle, just the car they used to mock up the new rear fascia.
Hmmm... FWIW, I like this better than the 14 refresh! :-)

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Old 04-23-2013, 09:50 AM   #31
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Old 04-23-2013, 09:56 AM   #32
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Car is looking great. If this is the Trans Am Depot that is in Tallahassee Fl I don't live far from them and have seen a few of their cars. I actually saw a white one this weekend with the T-tops and all and loved it. I have never been to their shop but it looks like they do great work.
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Old 04-23-2013, 10:13 AM   #33
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Wow, go and check out my car. You will have seen it before me,
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Old 04-23-2013, 10:13 AM   #34
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Wow, go and check out my car. You will have seen it before me.
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